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30 11, 2017

December Register Round Up – Afro-American Music Institute

November 30th, 2017|Register Round Up|0 Comments

The Afro-American Music Institute (AAMI) was founded in 1982 with the mission to provide systematic specialized instrumental and vocal training in all styles of the African-American music tradition. AAMI utilizes music to help students develop self-esteem, self-confidence and leadership skills. Communities Served: AAMI is located in Homewood and serves students throughout the Pittsburgh region. [...]

21 11, 2017

Board Appointment

November 21st, 2017|Board Updates, Store News|0 Comments

It is with a combination of sadness and gratitude that the East End Food Co-op Board of Directors announces the resignation of Andrew Ritchie and Arianna Garofalo. We thank them for their work and commitment to the EEFC during their time on the board and wish them the best in their future endeavors. The EEFC [...]

31 10, 2017

November Register Round Up – One World Everybody Eats

October 31st, 2017|Register Round Up|0 Comments

The mission of One World Everybody Eats is to help curtail food insecurity and create a sense of community through a network of “pay what you can” cafes that provide access to healthy food to all people regardless of their ability to pay. Communities Served: New Kensington, Pittsburgh, and surrounding areas throughout Western Pennsylvania. [...]

31 10, 2017

November/December GM Report

October 31st, 2017|Featured in The Co-operator, GM Report, Store News|0 Comments

By Justin Pizzella, General Manager Fiscal Year 2016-17 marked another good year for our Co-op. Although we still face many challenges, we made significant strides that I am excited to report. Some highlights of the fiscal year include: Our membership grew by 595 members, and we now have more than 12,750 members. We grossed approximately [...]

25 10, 2017

Board Election Results

October 25th, 2017|Board Updates, Store News|0 Comments

The 2017 annual election for the Co-op’s board of directors has come to a close—thanks to all who participated! A primary goal this year was to implement improvements in the election process to ensure that all votes could be counted, while also keeping the process user-friendly. This required a re-work of the paper balloting system. [...]